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scene a woman called them quote trifling and another wishes they would all quote, go away. >> who are you? >> can you imagine i saw that and i thought wow. another slap in the face. but to find out it's one of my own? >> and students were offended it ran below an editorial of a murder of a young student athlete to put it underneath another young 21-year-old black male who just died for no reason is so wrong. >> the cartoon is a part of a series. story would have shown the strength of black male and female relationships. >> the student said it was a mistake to run without context and described where his story was headed. >> what happens is that the black people are -- the black men are taken to a planet of an advanced black race. and they're given training.
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>> are you telling us this is going to have a beautiful ending? >> on the way out he set this strip is discontinued. >> i can do a differently if i would, but there it is. >> and he told us he may put remaining installments on his web site so people can see what he intended. the college administration says that the diea log started by this comic strip will continue here on campus. >> thank you. a unique fund-raiser is underway in san francisco tonight. a man put a bed in a parking space at haight and cole. if gives a spot for the homeless to rest ask a spot for him to ask for donations. >> ben yet is getting ready to start wrapping up for the day. he's raised $700 online and
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here where it's illegal to sit or lie on the sidewalk but okay to park a bed. ben yet has been setting up his twin bed since monday. he feeds the meter from 10k a.m. to 6:00 p.m. >> i researched law and there is nothing says what can or cannot be in a space. >> it's a vehicle of sorts for his message. the homeless youth need a place to sleep now that the city sit lie law for bids them from doing anything but standing. austin is trying to raise money to-to-buy beds for the homeless youth alliance. a shelter on haight street. saying kiz come from all over the count skpri world its been history of free love drawing kids who have not had love. >> i think that is putting laws in place to push the problem away, we should put
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more effort into changing it. >> erica dropped a donation in the bedside bottle saying she lived in the neighborhood 20 years and has mixed feelings about the law. >> i don't like to find find people on the sidewalk or porch but the majority of the people are pretty pleasant. >> this couple ask dog didn't stay because austin was afraid the bed wasn't sturdy enough to hold them all. crickett said he left maine five years ago. a friend knew about youth alliance. >> my road dog stella is the one like let's go to san francisco, i was like, okay. let's do it. >> what do you call it?. >> stella. >> what? >> road dog. >> what is that? >> someone i travel with. >> and in the time we're showing you the story he has gone. it's illegal to feed the meter and could be illegal to the
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law this way but austin says so far authorities are leaving him alone. in the haight district abc 7 news. >> interesting. thank you. you can join the conversation at facebook.com/abc 7 news. and there is parking more valuable than the needs of a human being and she continues i support the protest 100%. and we'd like to hear from you and yesterday afternoon, san francisco firefighters have yet to determine what caused it but estimate it did $1.8 million in damage. the fire burned like this more than an hour displacing 31 people. we it started in the bedroom of the apartment. >> and in this fire in roseville burned like this nearly six hours, it was ignite bid a spark from a car
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accident and fueled by a leak in a four-inch gas distribution line buried below the street. the area was evacuated and crews had to dig 50 feet before they can cap it. >> and there is a 6-year-old girl killed in east palo alto today. police were investigating a fatal collision just blocks away. it happened after police tried to stop a car at our media partner reports was suspected in a burglary that had just been reported. the driver sped off and three men are are under arrest. now, as part of that investigation a 6-year-old was hit and killed in a crosswalk on the way to school. the mother and sisters saw the whole thing happen. and the driver was a teacher heading to a different skoochl it's not clear what caused this accident. police say the driver is
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cooperating. >> there san jose firefighters and police officer union made a approval to cut down pension costs. it he includes engineers and supervisors. it's supposedly saving the city $467s million and reduces costs of pension benefits increasing retirement age fr workers. >> this savings are substantial and reforms real. >> the mayor cautioned staff must still review it. >> there are some modest changes and that is, i think a problem just because that is where most of the costs are. >> the police officer union is planning to drop its arbitration, making it permanent. >> and will he? won't he? tonight speculation about
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whether new jersey governor chris christie will run for president. the republican is in the bay area for a pricey fund-raiser in atherson. and we have the latest on a phone shall candidate his supporters are begging to run. governor christie coming here for what is being described as an intimate diner for 15 couples. meg whitman told us beef tender loin is on the menu for $15,000 to $25,000 per couple going to new jersey republican party. meg whitman would not talk with us on camera. but you can imagine talk is going to be about whether or not governor christie will make a run for the white house. new jersey governor chris christie said no many times over many months. and last night supporters begged him to haimpk his mind. >> i implore you as a citizen of the country to please sir
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reconsider. >> and hi reply helped fuel latest speculation. >> i thank you for what you're saying. and i take it in. i'm listening to it and feeling it too. >> he sounded like a candidate taking on the president. >> we want a president who once talked about courage of his conviction autos christie is not a favorite of the tea party. but bay area organizer recently hosted michelle bachmann says she'd welcome his enry. >> i would support anyone running currently and if christie were to get in and were to win i would support him as well. >> listen to the way the chair of the state party frames his support for christie. and playing up a call for government reform. >> you're going to see an incredibly dynamic discussion about reform. i think that that would be a
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good thing for the party. >> abc 7's political analyst. >> what we're seeing is anxiety of the republican party over the current two leaders in the republican field. >> professor caine says the establishment isn't very happy with either mitt romney or rick perry but both are in the race with organizations in iowa and new hampshire. and christie has deep pocket friends, campaigning for meg whitman when she ran he's far behind the rest of the g.o.p. field in terms of money and organization. meg whitman is backing mitt romney's run for president. i asked her if she'd be happy about chris christie deciding to run and using money that he had raised in her house to run against romney. she said it's not going to happen. so... you can add that to the speculation. i bet it continues despite what whitman told us. mark matthews abc 7 news.
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>> it will continue, thank you very much. >> and still coming up tonight operation cross check. a nationwide sweep of illegal immigrants. hundreds of violent criminals has been taken off the streets. >> ama son unveils kindel fire. tonight the new tablet that just might ignite competition for ipad. >> a young mother shares her story of tragedy so it won't happen to you. i'm michael finney. coming up the story of a preventable dental. >> and a novato 12-year-old who looks like freakishly like the freak. he getetetetetetetetetetetetet f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f f
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sky 7 is over the scene of a shooting just about half an hour ago. and this is a crowded area near kaiser hospital. one person has been taken to san francisco general. police are trying to sort this out. no word yet on the victim's condition. >> and immigration agents rounded up 186 criminal aliens in northern california. part of a seven day sweep around the country n the bay area 35 people were arrested in santa clara county. another 23 in alameda county. and there were arrests made around santa cruz county. among those arrested 126 in the bay area had felony convictions for assault child abuse drug trafficking and more five gang members and 32
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immigration fugitive autos this is a targeted operation looking for people who in everybody had a criminal conviction. not only was there immigration status an issue but they all had criminal convictions as well. >> and there is 2900 people arrested nationwide. >> oakland will soon have 25 additional police officers thanks to cash from the federal government. the department of justice awarded $10.7 million largest given in this year's grant program. the money helps oakland retire some officers laid off because of cuts. and to reach out to kids in neighborhoods. >> this makes sure there is a connection with uniforms and police department that they're seeing in a positive way. >> other northern california
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agencies receiving federal money include stockton police and san joaquin county sheriff's department. the fairfield and novato got more than one million a piece. >> east bay state lawmaker is vowing to hold hearings to review the metropolitan transportation commission's decision to spend $180 million to buy a san francisco office building. today's vote clears the way for the mtc to buy and renovate this former service building at maine and harrison streets. and there are headquarters moving from oakland to this building. the money coming from bridge tolls you may. >> money we got from jacked up toll as cross the bridge supposed to go to modernizing bridges to be involved in real estate speculation. >> and advocates opposed this move because the new location is too far from bart and will make it harder for public to attend board meeting autos
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four years ago amazon's kindel set the market for e books ablaze but then the ipad. and tonight there is a new device it hopes will shake up the competition. and what what makes this different. >> fast dual-core processor. it's light. >> there is nothing earth shattering about the new tablet. it's smaller heighter than ipad and tied into the vast library of books and video. >> let's go in. >> there is one feature of the fire tablet making serious waves. >> there is $199 not out yet already, it's the cheapest tab blet on the market except for hp touch pad. >> when the touch pad went on the sale for $99 people picked it up in masses there are lines outside of retailers
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what that told us more than anything is people want tablet buzz want it lower price. >> and saying they're almost certainly selling at a loss and will have tight control. >> amazon has their own android app store their own mida delivery. i won't be surprised if hul skpu. net flix are left out of the equation. >> and priced less than half the kindel fire is turning heads here in downtown. and there are those shoppers say if it doesn't have an apple on it they're not interested. >> seems like a good rice i'm a mac guy he has no regrets about the ipad. and there is 3 g wireless a camera and microphone amazon is betting most won't care. >> $200? can't go wrong just go online
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have fun wit do you care it's missing a microphone and camera? >> don't need that. i have an iphone. >> and we saw some warm weather today. >> yes. spencer is off. sandhya patel is here. >> we had autumn heat. we're going to close up september with cooler weather and begin october with rain. talking about traffic. this is our forecast. yes. there is heat changing quickly. there is sun glistening on water ask it's been a sunny day across the bay area. and with the poor air quality in parts of the bay area it's a spare the air cell. take a look at highs today. there is 97 degrees in santa rosa. waits a steam yeah day in livermore, san jose 96 degrees and there is warm around oakland, san francisco upper 80s. there is 87 in santa cruz.
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and gilroy up to 100. so there are temperatures good 10-20 degrees above normal for this time of the year. there is numbers right now still warm inland east buy bai and north bay. low 90s now. there are 70s and 80s elsewhere. there is cooling beginning tomorrow and rain coming up next week. this is very early. fog has been moving north and continues to fill in. we'll see cooling release haetding into thursday afternoon. computer animation fog fills in near beaches for your morning commute it will be gray along coastline temperatures into 50s inland areas will be mild. upper 50s to low 60s here is a look at the pacific
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satellite picture, high pressure going away. and there is a possibility of showers and thunderstorms, here is our stormy pattern. the jet stream is going to dive down south. we're going to have an upper level low a cold storm that is going to just drive one wave after another so there is wet weather monday spreading south, east heading into tuesday and wednesday. just keep that in mind. highs for tomorrow afternoon cooler. 71 in san francisco. half moon bay 80s to low 60s. 78 in san rafael. still warmth around clear lake. and there are low to mid-90s inland areas coming down about five degrees fremont low 80s and san jose 86 degrees high clouds tomorrow. monterey bay 68 santa cruz
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and foggy. 89 inland. there is your accu-weather forecast. it's changing forecast. cooler next several days drizzle saturday. and mid-70s only sunday and warmest locations into monday rain begins to develop. tuesday, north bay by tuesday night into wednesday we're looking at wet weather for the bay area getting windy and possibility of some snow. and can you believe that? >> no. >> and coming up next victoria's secret bill board next to a play area. >> newly-built wall now filters the view.
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marijuana activists launched an ordinance to limit the number of pot dispenseries in the city. they say it's unworkable and amounts to a ban on medical marijuana there. and they'll be gathering signatures for a referendum to block the order nabs expected to take affect in october. and one group formed to fight the ordinance. >> it's simply unacceptable. it's wrong immoral. we're going to ask voters to sign a petition to repeal that ban. >> activists have four weeks to gather signatures if they get enough the city council will be required to put it on the ballot or repeal to offset cost of election. >> a protest that began on facebook sparked a big change
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in a north bay mall. at the center is this childrens' play area. parents complained it was right next to racy pictures of victoria secret models. management of north gate call heard and first put up trees now, a barrier to shield children from the pictures of the women on the side of the store. >> there is like shock factor then made me think about children and body images. i can't believe i made a difference with this so quickly on facebook. >> a representative from north gate mall says it's a temporary solution until they can move the play area to another location. >> and great solution. >> yes. >> that work autos when we come back tonight new at 6:30 federal agents taking a terror suspect into custody. find out what is behind a plot to destroy a pair of government institution autos i never would have thought boy forget the most-valuable day of my life. >> and a mother talks about
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leaving her baby in the car. if it happened to her it can happen to minute. >> and east bay high school student whose business venture caught the eye of the president. eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee8t8t8t8taúxñxñxñçtçt@r@reses0p0p0p0p0p0p0p0p0púpúpúpúpúp
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good evening, federal agents uncovered a terrorist plot and arrested a man they believe set out to blow up the pentagon. the suspect is a 26-year-old man living in this home in framingham massachusetts. a muslim u.s. citizen and a graduate of northeastern university. agents delivered grenades and explosives he ordered. the plan was to attack buildings by remote controlled aircraft and send a message he called enemy of allah. >> state budget cuts led to two major lawsuits against
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california seeking billions of dollars. in the largest one the california school board association is seeking to restore $2 billion designated for public schools. >> we're not going sit here and put up with it anymore. this is time to take legal action. if we don't stand up for children, who else will? >> state officials maintain cuts were necessary to close a $26 billion budget gap and schools were spared from deepest cuts he'd x maintained in a stable level when there were deep cuts in aspects of state government. >> the second lawsuit disability rights groups are seeking to block cuts to services for developmentally disabled. brown administration says all actions were legal. >> the u.s. supreme court is being urged to rule quickly on president obama's health care overhaul. 26 states have gone on record and today filed papers asking
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for a ruling prior to the 2012 elections. the national federation of independent business filed an appeal today and want the court to strike down the law not just the part making buying health insurance mand tompl the case not on the high court docket for upcoming year. >> and sandhya confirmed temperatures cracked 90 degrees in much of the bay area, there are coastal temperatures into 70s this is a good time to remind us how hot it can get inside of a car. it's a lesson a young napa valley woman lives with every day. michael finney is here with her tragic story. >> unimaginable. this is a story of a young mother must live every day knowing a simple mistake killed her child. hailey wesley is taking her daughter back to day care after a brief lunch trek with her child. her daughter sits in the back seat.
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it was a trip similar to with one led to the death of her 9-month-old daughter just four years ago. >> we took her to hawaii on vacation. um... we created some of the best memories i will cherish. >> she would normally take her daughter to day care on that day in 2007 hailey first ran an errand then went to work forgetting madison was in the back seat. she was spending the day inside of a car in this parking lot until she died. >> and the whole time i was at work i thought she was safe at school. and it -- it hurts so much to know she was so clogs to me. >> you may have the same question others asked. how can that happen? >> i thought the same thing. i never would have thought i could forget the most valuable thing of my life it does
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happen. the child safety group kids in cars tells us each year 38 kids nationwide die in tragedies just like this one. so far this year 27 children have died in what is known as the vehicular heat stroke death. >> what is hard for me to see is that i keep reading about this happening to other parents year after year. >> we wanted to demonstrate how hot it can get in a car. temperatures on this day 92 degrees outside in the shade. our intern placed a thermostat inside so we can measure heat within three minutes the gauge rose to 120 degrees. a study in san francisco found temperatures inside of the cars could raise 43 degrees within one hour. now each time hailey puts peyton in she attaches this monkey to her belt. a reminder there is a child in
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the back seat. other times she puts her purse in the back seat. >> i don't want to it happen again where i forget my child. i know i now know it's possible to do that. >> hailey served 120 hours of community service in a plea bargain. she gave birth to peyton one year from the day mad wri son died. she tells us she's now four months pregnant. we have more tips for parents on our web site just go to abc 7 news.com and click on 7 on your side this, is the third one i've reported on. >> awful. >> such an important story. valuable to hear her words. >> good idea to put something in the back seat. clever idea thank you very much. >> and the president plugged his jobs package to hundred of students today in that speech he mentioned a bay area teenager helping young people become entrepreneurs. we have his story from fremont.
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will and school buddies were discussing ventures today. 3,000 miles away the president talking about what he had achieved. >> there is students like will kim from fremont california who launched a nonprofit that gives loans to students from low income schools. >> today the wow factor volumes kim and his friends all over the school. kim started a nonprofit called happy day micro funds. soon classmates from mission san jose high school were helping him. kids had just read about micro lending. in other words lending small amounts to local people to start a business. in this case students with no credit history. >> friend to friend loan. no interest, no legal ties just like a friend giving a friend a loan asking for it back through monthly repayment
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autos the money lending outcomes from fund raising events. so far it helped start two businesses. one belongs to a 17-year-old simmons borrowed 100ses today buy materials feeded to make waist beads a trend started last year at her high school. >> as far as i wasn't going to take this further just a school project going to be done with it then later it's like you can get somewhere and go further. and introduced me to will. and then i went from there. now, i just starting to get started and getting more excited about it. >> the waist beads sell for $5 and up. and shamok is the technology expert who created two apps helping simmons design a web site. kim's project created a busz at the school. >> i think they all believe they can do it. that is as a 15-year-old and
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16-year-old you can make a difference. >> and coming up magical acts of hue deany go on exhibit. >> including stunts in san francisco. stay with us.
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tonight money matters four days of positive numbers too much to ask of wall street. the dow higher about half of the tray but ended with a 179 point loss. s and p 500 off by 24.
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factory workers at gm approved a contract that contains a pledge from gm to create 5100 new jobs over four years. instead of pay raises they'll get profit sharing. and factory orders dropped off a little last month. mostly into the auto industry but businesses ordered more computers and equipment. a sign companies are sticking to their plans despite slow growth. >> and a financial story tonight that is positive out of sunnyvale. the world leader in medical robotics opened up a new facility. it broke the seal on its new 153,000 square foot manufacturing plant. it makes a davinci robot last year a quarter million patients benefited from the system. >> if you go down through economics of that estimates are that we save u.s. health care payers about $125 million on those surgeries after
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counting for costs for the system. so it's starting to have a real impact on the u.s. health care scene. >> the $20 million facility will house 900 employees. >> and still to come tonight special push being made by the va hospital system to help female veteran autos why women are more comfortable seeking help t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t
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the veterans administration wants all vets to know about services but there is a special push for atracking fastest-growing part of the military and va. women. this army medic getting checked out in palo alto. she's driven up from her home and says the care is both first rate and convenient. >> now i feel great at putting the visits next to each other so i can take time off, come here knock them out back to back. >> denise is one of the 16% of the women veterans now make use of the va facilities. up from 10% just a few
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yearsing ayes. growth is partially due to the growing number of women in uniform. but also because the va is working at changing its image to females. >> this sounds like they're not towards women. >> and with good reason. many centers in the past didn't have separate changing rooms and lacked doctors who could do breast or pelvic exams but that is changing. since 2008 the va trained a thousand doctors to care for women. >> this could with primary care could be gyn breast care. in the privacy and safety of the womens health center. >> some clinics offer alternative care like acupuncture for vets 50% returning with skeletal
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problems. >> which could be neck pain back pain, hip joint pain. and this relates to the fact that they're wearing heavy equipment. >> they may indicater to military people here it feels civilian here i come here i feel like i'm just another civilian gogt doctor. >> and the va is phoning female veterans making sure they know their eligibility for va benefits. they hope to reach every living female vet. eric thomas abc 7 news. >> and wow. >> and fall is here and weather is changing. >> yes. >> there is sandhya patel here. >> and that is going to be history into tomorrow. cooling off in all areas, you can see why looking at the satellite here, there is fog moving in and this is going to lead to a cooler day up to 20
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degrees cooler at the coast tomorrow. inland areas five degrees and there is rain developing monday and continuing throughout wednesday. >> thank you. >> and there is image of the fire chief hangs on the wall of john's grill restaurant. and you know today's ceremony was different. the chief is the first female fire chief in the department's history so this joins the wall of men headed to the department before her. >> the most legendary performer of the early edge -- early 20th century is the subject of a the life of harry hue deany being celebrated in the jewish museum. he captured people's imaginations. the ultimate magician and escape artist. >> people are on the edge of their seats thinking someone
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is like in peril not going to make it. you know? that transcends time. >> there is a notoriety today. he escaped from water torture cell and a trunk or getting out of handcuffs. the son of a rabbi. >> the fact he died in the 20s is maigz. people think of him as living. >> before television thousands of people would watch him. this mural from providence rhode island. he'd do tricks on newspaper buildings to get press coverage. and before that he escaped from a locked box in aquatic park in 1915. he didn't stop with theater. he went to hollywood and became a silent film star. years later hollywood made a film bit. later in life he went on a crusade to did hebunk people
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who claimed to have super natural ability. he died on halloween 1926 and his wife conducted a seance hoping he'd return she finally quit. the exhibit includes work business artists. >> many artists made analogy between making art and making magic. >> don't expect to learn how he did tricks here. that is still magic. the show will be up until next january. >> that is incredible. >> novato ball player looks like giant's a's pitcher. >> why they call
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c join me tonight at 9:00 coming up next great american consumer advertisers targeting everybody under age three. >> oh boy. >> then at 11:00 outrage in pinole. 100 trees cut down to make way for solar panels. it may boil down a faye you're to communicate. it's tonight at 9:00 and
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11:00. >> new on to sports z giants season. >> it's done. >> no. nobody wanted to go home today. >> yeah. >> and sellout crowd beautiful day. people said no. can't be. giants open in defense of their world series title most people figured they'd be back in the playoffs but the season ended this afternoon for the goodbye for pat burial. he received a standing ovation picking up in the sixth there is a base hit to center and all likelihood last game for derosa. 4-3 gym in the giants z there is a double to center incomes nornl former mark ellis. and there is giants finishing up with a standing ovation from the fans thanks to world series. lincecum hugging de rosa. and there is another standing ovation there. highways major foot issues and knows this is probably the end of his career today.
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>> and this is and may be the last day. and i took over. >> i got a lot of blame this blame this season and and all i can do is try to get better. >> a's finishing their season tonight in seattle open next year in japan at tokyo dome. two instant sellouts. and assuming a's bring matsui back. red sox leading orioles and rays losing to yankees if it stay that's way boston gets the playoff spot. national league, check out braves are win winning and so are the card fals. -- cardinals thchl is fun playing sports as a kid there is a player you look up to.
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mike shumann found a player not only looking up to tim lincecum but looks just like him. >> this patch of grass is novato is like any other field of dreams. they have high hopes of making to it big leagues but for patrick, he's being compared to tim lincecum. not yet for his skills but for his looks. >> people stop him and ask for autograph autos patrick looks freakishly like the freak its fun rg people come up and say hi maybe take a picture. shake your hand. >> we decided to move from one field to another and make his wish to meet his idol come true. >> let's keep an eye on it all right? >> his family joined in as he met walked through the dugout and met manager. >> it's awesome getting autograph autos then... the moment of truth. >> oh, my god!
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my young twin. >> patrick got tim's autograph then i introduced them. >> this is patrick. >> nice to meet you. that is awesome. >> after he came down from cloud 9 he described the moment. >> meeting tim and getting his autograph? what i've wanted to do for two years. i feel like my life is complete. >> at 12 years old? >> amazing. >> what is mazing is their likeness. >> cool to get that reaction from him. >> is that what you thought? >> yes. cool. and i zront a goatee. >> when this dream fulfilled maybe one day mini tim will be on the field instead of in the stands. mike shumann abc 7 sports. >> that is not just hair. >> i know. >> nose ears everything. it's freakish. >> yes. >> and lincecum saw it he's
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like wow. that is what i looked like. >> exactly. at 12. >> that is that edition of abc 7 news. >> you can join the conversation about the comic strip. >> a lot of people are talking about that. from all of us here we appreciate your time. >> good night, everyone. $
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t's meet today's contestants-- a journalist from kansas city, missouri... an attorney from new york, new york... and our returning champion-- a standardized test scorer from minneapolis, minnesota... whose 2-day cash winnings total... and now here is the host of "jeopardy!"-- alex trebek! thank you, johnny. and welcome ladies and gentlemen. at the end of yesterday's program, matt, in conversation with the two opponents he faced in that game, commented that you know, it helps if you've got a game under your belt in terms of ringing in the reflexes. well, let's see if it's going to help. he's got two games under his belt now

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